Junior 1872 Cup

The best young players from the east and west of Scotland will be aligned to the nation’s two professional clubs, Edinburgh and Glasgow Warriors, in a series of age-grade fixtures.

The top performers from the four Fosroc Academy Regions of Edinburgh and The Borders & East Lothian (aligned to Edinburgh), Caledonia and Glasgow & the West (aligned to Glasgow Warriors) will sport the senior club colours at U16, U18 and U20 level, for a series of fixtures to be played at Broadwood, Netherdale and Oriam.

The matches will provide another competitive test bed for players of potential to prove themselves ahead of the respective International squad selection, while the alignment aims to create stronger links and associations between aspiring players and the top level of elite club rugby in Scotland.

All fixtures are free to attend however a limited number are available at Oriam, please register in advance through Eventbrite HERE.

Junior 1872 Cup fixtures

Sunday 14 October – U16 1872 Cup: Glasgow Warriors U16 v Edinburgh U16 | View match report

Sunday 14 October – U18 1872 Cup: Glasgow Warriors U18 v Edinburgh U18 | View match report

Sunday 21 October – U16 1872 Cup: Edinburgh U16 v Glasgow Warriors U16; Gala 3G | View match report

Thursday 8 November – U20 1872 Cup: Edinburgh U20 v Glasgow Warriors U20; Oriam (kick-off 4.30pm) | Tickets